Latest Chocolate Factory Stories

2009-10-02 20:03:10

British theater and movie director Sam Mendes is producing a stage musical adaptation of the children's book, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Mendes helmed the films American Beauty, Revolutionary Road and Away We Go, as well as the 1998 stage production of Cabaret. Playwright David Greig is penning

2008-12-15 14:08:00

Bergen County Special Needs Children & High School Student Volunteers Collaborate in Musical Production RIDGEWOOD N.J. and HAWTHORNE, N.J., Dec.

2008-10-28 00:00:14

***  (106m | PG) The playfully warped imagination of director Tim Burton is ideally suited for remaking Roald Dahl's twisted-as-taffy children's tale, and the result is a sourball confection of pure movie magic.

2006-06-29 08:46:41

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Amsterdam will get a theme park dedicated to chocolate and inspired by Roald Dahl's children's book "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory," city officials and entrepreneurs said on Thursday.

2005-07-17 12:57:55

By Dean Goodman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Sweet. Moviegoers in North America craved "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" over the weekend, snapping up $55.4 million worth of golden tickets for Johnny Depp's twisted tale, according to studio estimates issued on Sunday.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.